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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Selects a circular area

2. A mask that can be added to specific layers rather than all the layers below

3. Colors being used - default black and white

4. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

5. Area you take pixels from

6. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous

7. Adds to mask

8. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

9. Dot of light or color

10. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

11. Sets display closer or further away from picture

12. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below

13. Automatically finds and extracts the background from an image

14. Automatically chooses the amount of color tolerance in a photo

15. Search files to be edited withing photoshop

16. Automatically selects areas

17. Combination of lasso and healing brush - drags pixels from a source area onto another area

18. How much colors clash with each other

19. Predominant tone of a color.

20. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares

21. Erases pixels of the same color.

22. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.

23. Select everything but the selection

24. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range

25. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

26. When you configure the artwork on the base layer as a mask for the layer above it

27. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents

28. Makes edits using the history palette

29. Perserve earlier states of your work

30. Make paterns from the selection

31. Holding down shift while using the crop button keeps the ____________

32. Lists information about mouse's coordinates on the screen - colors of pixels under the mouse - etc....

33. Add writing to a photo

34. Shows list of previous actions

35. A layer that contains vector-based shapes.

36. A group of actions

37. Select areas by hand

38. It makes the file size smaller and do that you can work with more layers than one at a time.

39. Add color or other effects to an image using a circular edit space

40. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

41. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

42. Randomness

43. Special effects

44. Whether or not the crosshair will move with the edit brush or whether it will stay in one area

45. Makes layers snap to a position while moving

46. Selected areas in shape form.

47. Chemical used in photograph development. something similar used in quick mask mode

48. A bar at the bottom of the program window that provides information about the current file and process

49. Lets you view your layers

50. normal viewing and editing mode